Outer Banks Town Highlights

During your next Outer Banks vacation, why not schedule an adventure that includes exploring a few unique town highlights? This is a great way to learn more about Outer Banks’ towns and communities, while enjoying time spent with family and … Continue reading

Ladles Soups Outer Banks

I was hooked the first time I went to Ladles in Kill Devil Hills and tasted their turkey chile. It’s just spicy enough to get your attention but not enough to kill the flavors of beans cooked to perfection and … Continue reading

Coastal Studies Institute

On the road to Wanchese, there’s a large modern building that appears to rise from the marsh. The Coastal Studies Institute (CSI) building is 90,000 square feet and a wonder of engineering. Locally, it has become an important part of … Continue reading

Mr. Malco’s Strawberry Patch

If you’re on the Outer Banks during springtime, there’s one place that locals and visitors alike absolutely must visit. Just over the Wright Memorial Bridge on the mainland, there’s an inviting sign that reads “Strawberries,” and a smaller sign below … Continue reading

Outer Banks Southern Comfort

In 2015, elevate your Outer Banks vacation experience to the highest level! Carolina Designs Realty is pleased to welcome the 1st “Southern Living Showcase Home” on the Outer Banks, a beautifully designed and masterfully crafted oceanfront estate, Southern Comfort, better … Continue reading